In Black Cat, the story revolves around former assassin Train Heartnet and his new life as a Sweeper (or bounty hunter.) For fans of Black Cat new and old, what other anime like Black Cat can satisfy you in the same way? Since there are quite a few solid recommendations, this list ranks the best anime like Black Cat, with the order determined by anime fans like you.
To become a bounty hunter, Train leaves a powerful, elite group known as Chronos Numbers. Similarly, in the supernatural anime Darker than Black, the story centers on a behind-the -scenes organization called the Syndicate as it works to unlock Hell's Gate. For more sci-fi thrills like those found in Black Cat, check out GetBackers and the 24-episode anime Chrono Crusade. Still more anime recommendations to watch after Black Cat include Trigun, Zombie-Loan, and Black Lagoon.
By voting up or down these anime like Black Cat, you'll be helping your fellow anime fans know which thriller to check out first or next. Also, if you find an anime similar to Black Cat that's not yet on the list, feel free to add it yourself and keep the list growing!
- Photo: BonesHei takes orders from the syndicate in Tokyo. ...moreBuy on Amazon
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- Nitroplus and Kadokawa Shoten have adapted the story, from the visual novel game created by Nitroplus, and distributed by Hirameki International, into an anime series produced by Bee Train under the direction of Koichi Mashimo, titled Phantom: Requiem for the Phantom. The series went on air on April 2, 2009. The series is about a Japanese national who gets kidnapped by an assassin syndicate called Inferno after he had personally witnessed an assassination while visiting the United States. ...moreBuy on Amazon
- Black Lagoon (Madhouse, 2006) is a Japanese action anime series based on the manga by Rei Hiroe. Tired of the corporate life, a Japanese businessman opts to stick with the mercenaries that kidnapped him, becoming part of their gang. ...more